Sri Ram Ashram
District Haridwar, U.A.
Phone 98370 50525
Sri Ram Ashram is located in the northern state of Uttaranchal ten kilometers outside the town of Haridwar . The closest large city is New Delhi, 200 kilometers south of Haridwar.
The best way to get from New Delhi to Haridwar is by train. The following rail options are excellent and relatively comfortable choices. Please note that tickets must be purchased in advance. For other rail, bus and taxi options please check with a local travel agent.
Jan Shatabdhi Train
Leaves New Delhi train station at 3:30 P.M. and arrives in Haridwar at 8:00 P.M.
Dehradun Shatabdhi Train
Leaves New Delhi Train Station at 7:00 A.M. and arrives in Haridwar at 11:30 A.M.
Once you arrive in Haridwar by bus or train either catch a tempo (three wheel motorized
rickshaw) or a taxi to Sri Ram Ashram. Do not take a bicycle rickshaw to the Ashram. Both tempos and taxis are available at the train and bus stations. Prepaid taxis are available across the street in front of the bus stand.
It will take approximately 20 minutes to reach the Ashram from the Haridwar bus or train station. Since there are two villages called Shyampur it is necessary to emphasize Shymapur-Kangri to your driver. After crossing a long bridge your driver will turn right and proceed another 8 kilometers towards Shyampur village. The Ashram is located on the right directly off the main road.
Domestic Air Flights are available to Dehradun (Jolly Grant Airport) from Delhi. Prepaid taxis are available from the airport. It will take 1 1/2 hours to get from Jolly Grant to Sri Ram Ashram by Taxi.